Destination guide

Delight in the majestic landscape of Cullowhee

Enjoy the history and other features of Cullowhee. This welcoming city is known for its university setting, mountain views and football games. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Cullowhee

Are you looking for things to do in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Cullowhee a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • High Falls Trail (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Old Edwards Club (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Sapphire National Golf Club (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Santa's Land Family Theme Park and Zoo (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Sequoyah National Golf Club (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Highlands Country Club (16.3 mi / 26.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Cullowhee

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Cullowhee is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ralph J. Andrews County Park (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Lake Glenville (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Poteet Memorial Park (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • The Village Green (11.3 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Waterrock Knob (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • Courthouse Falls (13.1 mi / 21 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Cullowhee

Fly into Asheville, NC (AVL-Asheville Regional), the closest airport, located 34.9 mi (56.1 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Cullowhee?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,554 holiday lettings around Cullowhee. From 1,182 cabins to 1,182 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Cullowhee?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Cullowhee:

  • Summer Hill: 18 holiday homes
  • Twinbrook: 44 holiday homes
  • Cataloochee Ranch: 53 holiday homes
  • Mirror Lake: 208 holiday homes
  • Bear Lake Reserve: 28 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Cullowhee? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Cullowhee. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Ralph J. Andrews County Park: 1,390 holiday lettings
  • High Falls Trail: 1,421 holiday lettings
  • Judaculla Rock: 1,913 holiday lettings
  • Western Carolina University: 2,042 holiday lettings
  • Arrowmont Stables: 1,442 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Cullowhee listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cabins in Cullowhee?

Yes, of course. offers 1,182 Cabins in Cullowhee. Our other popular types of Cullowhee holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 1,182 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 992 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 31 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Flats and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Cullowhee?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 347 holiday homes with pool available in Cullowhee. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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